2013 Rewind: No. 4 – George Strait Prepares to “Ride Away”

2013 is a year George Strait won’t soon forget. King George kicked off 2013 with the first leg of The Cowboy Rides Away Tour, his final set of tour dates. On May 14, George released his 40th studio album, Love Is Everything. A week after its release, George made history when his single “Give It [...] Read More

George Strait Had Doubts About Recording His Latest Hit

George Strait is getting closer to scoring his 60th No. 1 song with his current single, “Give It All We’ve Got Tonight.” He wasn’t sure he’d be able to fully capture the song, however, and had doubts about recording it. “The first time I heard it I thought, ‘Hmm, that’s a great song,’” he said. [...] Read More

Country Stars Rally to Push George Strait’s Latest Single to No. 1

Country music’s biggest stars and fans alike are getting behind George Strait for the “Sixty For Sixty” movement which celebrates George as he approaches the 60th No. 1 single of his career with “Give It All We Got Tonight” before his 61st birthday on May 18. “Sixty For Sixty” started on Valentine’s Day when fans [...] Read More

George Strait Sells Over 72,000 Tickets in Six Minutes

In just six minutes, more than 72,000 tickets were sold to George Strait’s tour stop at San Antonio’s Alamodome, marking the venue’s fastest and largest sell-out. The show will take place June 1 and is part of George’s final two-year The Cowboy Rides Away Tour. This will be George’s eighth performance at the venue since [...] Read More

George Strait Prepares to Launch Final Tour

George Strait announced his two year final U.S. tour last fall and will kick off the 2013 leg this Friday, January 18, in Lubbock, Texas. Martina McBride, not only a longtime friend but also a fan, will join him as a special guest. Tickets in most markets sold out within minutes of going on sale [...] Read More